We are very excited to highlight one of our most valuable assets, our employees! Each month, you can get to know a different HPC team member in a fun new way.
Name: LaPorscha Vaughn
Department: Behavioral Health
Title: Behavioral Health Resource Specialist
Primary work location: Olathe
How long have you worked at HPC?
I have been at HPC for about 2 and half months.
How did you get into your field of work?
I started volunteering at a nursing home at a very young age. As I grew older, I knew I wanted to work in a field where I could help people and be a part of their journey.
Do you speak any other languages? If yes, which ones?
I don’t speak any other languages, but that is the goal for 2019.
Do you have a favorite quote? If yes, what is it?
“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.” -Corinthians 13:4-8
What values are important to you?
Loyalty, Faith, Family and Fun.
What is something about you that would surprise people?
I graduated high school when I was 16 years old.
What is on your “bucket” list?
I want to take swimming lessons and run a marathon, half marathon or a quarter marathon.
What is your favorite food?
My favorite food is CHINESE! I love the honey walnut shrimp at Master Wok.
What is your favorite movie?
What is your favorite hobby?
I like to watch Hulu and chill.
Are you an animal lover? If yes, how many pets do you have and what kind are they?
I am not an animal lover.